WEMU Local
10:21 am
Wed October 26, 2005

Mayor Urges Grassroots Push for More State Dollars

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's Mayor is asking residents to contact state senators, urging them to approve an increase in the amount of money the state pays the city for providing fire protection for Eastern Michigan University. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
10:15 am
Wed October 26, 2005

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Ann Arbor Mayor John Heiftje.

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WEMU Local
7:54 pm
Mon October 24, 2005

Genyk: Close Loss was EMU's 'Best Game.'

Ypsilanti –

For college football coaches, close losses are never as simple as they seem.

Even Eastern Michigan's 24-23 loss to Miami (Ohio) Saturday could not be solely blamed on the Eagles' missed extra point with 13 seconds left.

"Coming off the field, there was tremendous disappointment," EMU head coach Jeff Genyk said Monday. "However, by and large, we played well. That was probably our best game. I think about ten plays (determined the outcome)."

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WEMU Local
10:45 pm
Mon October 17, 2005

Genyk: Eagles Must 'Believe' to Beat Miami

Ypsilanti –

Jeff Genyk's Eastern Michigan Eagles have scored just one touchdown in the last ten quarters. His quarterback is still hobbled by a bruised ankle that severely reduces EMU's offensive versatility. Yet Genyk's biggest worry heading into Saturday's game against Miami (Ohio) is his team's mental state.

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WEMU Local
8:42 am
Thu October 13, 2005

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
9:35 am
Wed October 12, 2005

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – It might not save much money on energy bills, but wind power does make for a cleaner environment. Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring John Wakeman from the Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association.

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WEMU Local
9:30 am
Wed October 12, 2005

City and School Board Discuss Cooperative Efforts

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council and board of education held a joint meeting Tuesday night. Much of the talk centered on how the two entities might assist one another. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:16 am
Wed October 12, 2005

Bedside Music

Ann Arbor, MI – Patients at the University of Michigan Health System are fighting the stresses of hospitalization with a little help from bedside musicians. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
10:10 am
Tue October 11, 2005

Better Long-Term Health Care for Seniors

Ypsilanti, MI – Michigan's long-term health care system pushes too many state residents into costly nursing homes. That's according to care providers and their advocates speaking at a town hall meeting hosted by state representative Kathy Angerer on Monday. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley:

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WEMU Local
7:20 pm
Mon October 10, 2005

NIU Next on EMU's Challenging Schedule

Ypsilanti, MI –

From Jeff Genyk's perspective, Eastern Michigan could easily have a 3-0 Mid-American Conference record heading into Saturday's game at Northern Illinois with .

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